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SCHEDULE


The schedule of the Summer 2019 program below gives an overview of the topics involved with the program and the activities planned during this REU Site program. Information about the summer research community and the campus-wide research events is available here. The Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Researh (ICUR) will take place at Boise State University during July 30-31, 2019. The conference is a culminating event of the REU CAD program. Daily research meetings will take place in a variiety of locations including MB (Mathematics Building), ILC (Interactive Learning Center) and the MBEB (Micron Business and Economics Building). The central location for the REU CAD meetings is MB136, a computer lab dedicated to the REU activities during the summer. This is a living document and will be updated throughout the program. Click here for a campus map. Click here for the 2018 Summer Research Community guideline (the 2019 guideline will be replacing it as soon as it is available).


June 8 - June 9

  • Arrivals

June 10 - June 14

  • June 10
    09:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  Introductions and Information about the REU CAD Program (MB 136)
    10:30 a.m.  - 12:00 a.m. BSU ID cards (MB 136) and Photographic Services (Simplot Micron Building), Campus Tour
    12: 00p.m. - 01:30 p.m. Department of Mathematics welcoming lunch
    01:30 p.m. - 02:30 p.m. Info Session : NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP), Slides (MB 136)
    02:35 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. Introduction to Responsible Conduct of Research: AMS Ethical Guidelines, Slides (MB 136)
    03:00 p.m. - Entry Survey (MB 136)
  • June 11
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Scientific Workshops (MB 136)
    12:00 p.m.  - 1:30 p.m.  Lunch Break
    1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Scientific Workshops (MB 136)
  • June 12
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Scientific Workshops (MB 136)
    12:00 p.m.  - 1:30 p.m.  Lunch Break
    1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Scientific Workshops (MB 136)
  • June 13
    9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.   University Reception and Opening of the Summer Research Activities (Skaggs Hall, MBEB 1301) 
    12:00 p.m.  - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break
    1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Scientific Workshops (MB 136)
  • June 14
    9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Student Presentations (MB 136)
    12:30 p.m.  - 2:00 p.m. Lunch Break
    2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Responsible Conduct of Research Meeting (MB 136)
    3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Research Team Meeting (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    Deadline for reserving tickets to Shakespeare's play ``The Taming of The Shrew". Reservation link . Flyer


June 17 - June 21

  • June 17
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • June 18
    10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Invited talk by Dr. Allison Arnold-Roksandich, Oregon State University (ILC 402).
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • June 19
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • June 20
    9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.   
    Taming of the Shrew from Page to Stage
     (Skaggs Hall, MBEB 1301) 
    11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    6:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m "Taming of the Shrew" play, Idaho Shakespeare Festival
  • June 21
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    Deadline for signing up for the rafting trip. Sign Up . Flyer

June 24 - June 28

  • June 24
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Research Progress Presentations 1 (MB 136)
    ICUR REGISTRATION DEADLINE Information About the Conference Registration
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • June 25
    10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Invited talk by Dr. Edoardo Serra, Boise State University
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • June 26
    DEADLINE FOR ICUR PRESENTATION SUBMISSION (Title, funding source, and author information)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Interdisciplinary Seminar 1: REU FORUM IN STEM (ILC 202)
  • June 27
    9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Ethical Conduct of Research (Skaggs Hall, MBEB 1301)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • June 28
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Rafting trip.

July 1 - July 5

  • July 1
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Research Progress Presentations 2 (MB 136)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 2
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 3
    Daily Research Meeting (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 4
    No Meetings!
  • July 5
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)

July 8 - July 12

  • July 8
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Research Progress Presentations 3 (MB 136)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 9
    11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Invited talk by Dr. Bridget Tenner, De Paul University. (RFH 301)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 10
    10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. Invited talk by Dr. Greg Hampikian, Boise StateUniversity. (ILC 402)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Interdisciplinary Seminar 2: REU FORUM IN STEM (ILC 202)
  • July 11
    9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Becoming the Messenger (Skaggs Hall, MBEB 1301)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 12
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)

July 15 - July 19

  • July 15
    DEADLINE FOR ICUR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION Information About the Abstract Submission
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Research Progress Presentations 4 (MB 136)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 16
    10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. Invited talk by Anna Nelson, University of Utah.
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 17
    Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 18
    9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Ten Talks Seminar (Skaggs Hall, MBEB 1301)
    11:30 - 5:00 p.m. Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Invited Talk by Wendy Lawrence, Former NASA  Astronaut (Student Union Building, Lookout Room)
    8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Bowling Event, Student Union Building (SUB)
  • July 19
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Workshop on Number Theory and Cryptography for the Idaho Science and Aerospace Scholars program (MB 136).


July 22 - July 26

  • July 22
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Research Progress Presentations 5 (MB 136)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 23
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 24
    10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Interdisciplinary Seminar 3: REU FORUM IN STEM (ILC 202)
  • July 25
    9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Being the Messenger (Skaggs Hall, MBEB 1301)
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
    Poster Review
  • July 26
    Final Poster Submission by noon
    Daily Research Meetings (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)

July 29 - Aug 2

  • July 29
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Research Progress Presentations 6 (MB 136)
    Daily Research Meetings/paper writing/critique (MB 119, MB 124, MB 220)
  • July 30-31
    Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research
  • August 1
    9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  REU CAD Symposium (ILC 201)
  • Aug 2
    6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Farewell Dinner/Exit survey (Cottonwood Grille, 913 W. River St., Boise)

Aug 3 - Aug 4
  • Departures

January 15-18, 2020